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Harry C. Hatch

Harry C. Hatch, business executive.


  • Hatch, Harry C. was born on April 12, 1884 in Ameliasburg, Ontario, Canada. Son of William and L. (Allison) Hatch.

  • Education

    • Educated public and high schools.


    • In hotel business with father, 1911. Began in liquor business as owner of store, Whitby, 1911-1913, and part owner with brother at Toronto, 1913-1916. In mail order liquor business, Montreal, 1916-1921.

      Assistant to president Canadian Industrial Alcohol Limited company, 1921. Reorganized Gooderham & Worts, Ltd., 1923. Elected president; president Hiram Walker’s, Ltd., 1927.

      Hiram Walker-Gooderham & Worts, Ltd., 1928, became Chairman of the Board, 1928. President and Chairman of the Board since 1938. Vice president Canada Malting Company Director T. G. Bright & Limited company Director Canada Steamship Lines, Ltd., Canadian Industrial Alcohol, Ltd.


    Clubs: Royal Canadian Yacht.


    • Married Elizabeth Carr, 1909.
    • father: William Hatch
    • mother: L. (Allison) Hatch
    • spouse: Elizabeth Carr
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    Born April 12, 1884
    Died March 8, 1946
    (aged 61)